Binge drinking quantities on the rise in teens

By Georgina Lavan  Source: College Binge Drinking Earlier this week, Curtin University’s National Drug Research Institute provided new research...

October 4

Ban this disgraceful ‘anorexia hoodie’, Amazon

Source: BBC Amazon is rightly under fire, for currently selling a shocking hoodie. Described as an ‘anorexia styling hoodie...

October 3

The rise and fall of Belle Gibson

By Georgie Lavan Former wellness blogger and con artist Belle Gibson has been handed down a $410,000 fine for...

September 28

Men Aren’t Immune to an Eating Disorder

By Tim Fulton Source: Executive style Eating disorders are more commonly experienced by females but this doesn’t mean that...

September 21

Signs of Compulsive Exercise

By Tim Fulton We often think of certain things as black or white, good or bad. Exercise is no...

September 16

Media guidelines for discussing eating disorders

The media plays an important role in educating people about eating disorders. This is a responsibility that needs to...

September 13

SBS Insight: The Health Obsession

Last week SBS Insight covered an important topic that we experience regularly with many of our clients at BodyMatters- when...

September 12

Challenging stigma with recovery stories

In her Honours Thesis, our Intern Psychologist Emma Sheens undertook research on the impact of challenging the stigma of anorexia...

September 7

Should Orthorexia be it’s own diagnosis? Calling all health professionals!

  What are the experiences and attitudes of health professionals about Orthorexia Nervosa? Researchers at The University of New South Wales,...

September 7

The Health Obsession

Tonight at 8.30pm SBS Insight will be showcasing an important forum on Orthorexia, featuring our Psychologist Sarah McMahon. We...

September 5